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  1. Public Schools
    C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    C+
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    A
  10. Health & Fitness
    C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C+
  12. Commute
    B-
Bethel is a town in North Carolina with a population of 1,753. Bethel is in Pitt County. Living in Bethel offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Bethel and residents tend to be liberal.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$84,900
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$620
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    31%
  • Own
    69%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    61.3
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    61.3
    500.1
  • Theft
    612.7
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    284

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    4%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    8%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    21%
  • 65+ years
    22%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    25%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    29%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    24%
    13%

Working in Bethel

Jobs
B-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$40,486
National
$55,322
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Bethel Reviews

1 review
Bethel is a quiet small town and everyone seems to care about one another. However, there aren't any stores around here so it's really deserted.
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